Treatments for End-stage Renal Disease (ESRD)
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There is no cure for ESRD. Treatment aims to prevent the buildup of harmful wastes in the blood.
Treatment may involve the following:
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National Institute of Diabetes & Digestive & Kidney Diseases website. Available at: http://www2.niddk.nih.gov/ .
National Kidney Foundation website. Available at: http://www.kidney.org/ .
Last reviewed April 2009 by ]]>Rosalyn Carson-DeWitt, MD ]]>
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